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North Jutland offers events all year

Whether it is spring, summer, autumn, or winter, there are plenty of events and activities around northern Jutland. See i.a. the year's biggest sporting events, local experiences, and exciting food festivals. North Jutland offers a large selection of fantastic events throughout the year.

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Løkken strand med børn i vandkanten


Efterårs svampe i kurv


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See the upcoming events, markets and festivals

North Jutland is abundant in cozy markets, delicious food festivals, large sports events, and many other grand events.

Experience the events of North Jutland

Aalborg Karneval
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Aalborg Carnival

Every year Northern Europe's largest carnival takes place in the streets of Aalborg. Follow the rhythm in the streets when 100,000 people walk through the city to the sound of music.

Dana Cup Hjørring International Youth Soccer Tournament
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Dana Cup Hjørring International Youth Soccer Tournament

Welcome to the Dana Cup – an International Youth Soccer Tournament in Hjørring, Denmark each summer.
Dana Cup is Denmark’s largest sporting event and one of the largest and top ranked youth soccer tour...


Viking Fair at Lindholm Høje

There are birds of prey, horses, food, battlegroups and viking music. Lindholm Høje once again invites you to Northern Jutland’s largest Viking fair which will take place on the last weekend of June. Meet the Vikings at the top of the hills and enjoy a trip back in time.


Medieval Days at Voergaard Castle

Go on a journey back in time to the Middle-Age. Each year Voergaard Castle celebrates the era with a huge event, Medieval Days.


Familie i Aalborg Zoo
Photo: Daniel Brandt Andersen

Christmas Concerts in North Jutland

North Jutland is full of atmospheric and cosy Christmas concerts. Whether you like intimate church concerts or vast Christmas shows, with popular Danish artists like Stig Rossen, Julie Berthelsen and Sigurd Barret, you are sure to find something for you.

Jul i Aalborg Zoo
Photo: Daniel Brandt Andersen

Christmas markets in North Jutland

In North Jutland, you will find an abundance of Christmas markets, concerts, bazaars and more. Taste the traditional Danish Christmas food, explore the Christmas decorations, meet Santa's elves and feel the Danish Christmas "hygge".

Blokhus-Løkken Wind Festival
Photo: Octo Media

Blokhus-Løkken Wind Festival

All the colours of the rainbow are introduced and leave their stamp on the sky, when the brightly coloured Blokhus-Løkken Wind Festival takes place on the beach between Blokhus and Løkken, and kite- a...

Photo: Turismeudvikling Hjørring

Midsummer in North Jutland

The heat from the bonfire, the songs, the view of the sun setting - all of this is part of a special day full of tradition. Sankt Hans as Midsummer's Eve is known in Denmark, is often spent on the beach with huge bonfires. 

Norwegian Lobster Festival
Photo: Læsø Turistbureau

Norwegian Lobster Festival

On the first Saturday in August, the Jomfruhummerfestival is held every year in Østerby

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